Rhines Family History

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Rhines Name Meaning

Apparently an Americanized spelling of German Reins.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Rines, Hines, Rhynes, Rhiner, Rhine, Riney, Himes, Hynes, Riner

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Rhines Family Origin

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Rhines Family Occupations

What did your Rhines ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rhines family was Farm Laborer. The most common Rhines occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Rhines's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rhines.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laborer


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Rhines Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Rhines. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rhines census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 315 immigration records available for the last name Rhines. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 991 military records available for the last name Rhines. For the veterans among your Rhines ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rhines Life Expectancy

What is the average Rhines lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rhines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Rhines in 1944 was 38, and 60 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rhines ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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